The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing WAN 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 1.79% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 2.27% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
WAN
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crewe region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 50.00% 27.85% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 17
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £17,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,800 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

WAN
Salary Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN across the Crewe region.

WAN Salary Trend in Crewe

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) UAG
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) IBM